Infinix Hot 9 is the next in line in the
Infinix Hot series and is set to go official pretty soon. However, we already have its most likely specifications along with a release date. As for the specification, we are looking at a smartphone with a 6.6-inch IPS LCD display that has no notch, a Mediatek Helio P35 SoC with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.
It will also have a quad-camera setup at the rear with the main one being a 48MP sensor. It will run Infinix XOS as expected based on the latest Android 10 and will be brought to life thanks to the massive 5,000mAh battery. Let’s find out more.
Infinix Hot 9 Key Specs
6.6-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1600 pixels
Android 10., 4GB Of RAM
Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35, Octa-core 2.0l3GHz
64GB built-in storage
48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP camera and 32MP selfie camera
5,000mAh non-removable battery
Infinix Hot 9 Design And Display
Infinix Hot 9 has a 6.6-inch IPS LCD display with no notch but rather, a motorized pop-up compartment which houses the single front-facing camera. As for the display, it has an HD+ resolution and uses the 19:9 aspect ratio which takes up all the front real estate, leaving just a small chin at the bottom. For protection, the display is covered with a slab of glass.
The body/back which is made of plastic has a quad-camera setup on it along with an LED flash at the top left corner and a fingerprint sensor at the usual spot. Colour options for the infinix Hot 9 will be Mineral Blue, Mystic Purple, Peach Pink and Peacock Blue. Infinix Hot 9 will measure 8.3mm in thickness and weigh 190.5grams.
Just like its predecessor, this will also have a dual SIM card slot with a dedicated microSD card slot for additional storage.
Infinix Hot 9 Power Camera Review
A total of five cameras sits on the Infinix Hot 9; Four at the back and one at the front. The one at the front is a 32MP motorized pop-up camera that comes out when needed and retracts when not in use. It has HDR and the ability to shoot 720p videos at 30fps.
The quad-camera setup at the rear comprises
of a 48MP main camera, an 8MP ultrawide camera and two 2MP sensors; one being a dedicated macro camera and the other a depth sensor camera for portrait shots. It also has an LED flash, HDR, panorama and can shoot 1080p as well as 720 videos at 30fps.
Hardware and Software
Infinx Hot 9 houses the Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 SoC which is a Chipset with an octa-core processor clocking speeds of up to 2.3GHz paired with PowerVR GE8320 GPU for graphics and games.
It has 4GB of RAM for multitasking through apps and 64GB of internal storage for files which can be taken up to as high as 256GB via a microSD card thanks to the dedicated microSD card slot available.
Infinix Hot 9 runs Infinix’ own XOS Cheetah 5.5 out of the box which is based on the latest Android operating system – Android 10.
Battery and Connectivity
Infinix Hot 9 will be packing a massive 5,000mAh battery on the inside with support for an 18W fast battery charging. Unfortunately, there is no USB Type-C here and charging as well as file transfer file will be done through the dated microUSB port.
No 5G here but the Infinix Hot 9 has 4G LTE connectivity, WiFi, WiFi direct, WiFi hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS, FM radio and a 3.5mm jack.
Infinix Hot 9 Price in Nigeria and Availability.
Infinx Hot 9 is expected to go official within the first quarter of 2020 and will cost anywhere between N50,000 to N55,000
Infinix Hot 9 Full Specifications
Dimension: 167 x 76 x 8.3 mm
Material: Plastic back, Glass front
SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Type: IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
Screen Resolution: 19:9, 720 x 1600 pixels, 268ppi
Software and performance
Operating System: Android 10, XOS 5.5
Chipset: Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35, Octa-core 2.3GHz
RAM: 4GB RAM
Internal Storage: 64GB
Card Slot: Yes, up to 256GB (Dedicated slot)
Rear Camera: 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP – LED flash, HDR, Panorama
Front Camera: 32MP – HDR (Motorized pop-up)
Network and Connectivity
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi direct, hotspot
Network 2G: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
3G: 2100 MHz
USB: Yes, microUSB
Audio Jack: Yes
Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (rear-mounted)
Sensors: Gravity, accelerometer, gyro, proximity and light Sensor
Capacity: 5,000mAh Non-removable
Fast Charging: Yes, 18W
OTG Support: Yes